The Data Science and Visualization Boot Camp at UC San Diego Extension

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Learn Data Science in 24 Weeks

Online San Diego Data Science and Visualization Boot Camp

The Data Science and Visualization Boot Camp at UC San Diego Extension puts the student experience first, teaching students the knowledge and skills to conduct robust analytics.

In just 24 weeks, students will journey through a challenging curriculum and gain the specialized skills needed to analyze big data and solve complex real-world problems. With a part-time schedule, students will attend class on evenings and weekends, allowing them to fit this program into their lives whether they are in college or working full-time.

» Is this program for you?

If you are hard working and want to join the data revolution, or if any of the following items describe you, then diving into this intensive data science and visualization curriculum could be the professional move you’ve been searching for:

  • Individuals in a business where data is vital to the bottom line
  • Individuals who are currently data professionals and want to advance their careers by gaining new technical skills
  • Individuals interested in visualizing consumer, social, or popular trends
  • Individuals who seek to enter a new field like government, media or healthcare—and are looking for a way in
  • Individuals who are full-time students but wish to expand their knowledge and bolster their skillset

» What you will learn:

Our curriculum is based on hands-on learning. Through an immersive online classroom experience, students will dive into in-demand technologies like Excel, Python, JavaScript, SQL Databases, Tableau, and more. Collaborating with classmates and also working individually, students will take their new skills and put them to use on comprehensive portfolio projects.

These projects allow students to build a professional portfolio and showcase their skills in today’s job market. Over 24 intensive weeks, students learn the fundamentals for data science and visualization, including:

Intermediate Excel

  • Pivot Tables
  • VBA Scripting

Fundamental Statistics

  • Modeling
  • Forecasting

Python Programming

  • Python 3
  • NumPy
  • SciPy
  • Pandas
  • Matplotlib
  • API Interactions


  • PostgreSQL/pgAdmin
  • MongoDB
  • Extract, Transform, Load (ETL)

Front-End Web Visualization

  • HTML
  • CSS
  • Bootstrap
  • Dashboarding
  • JavaScript Charting
  • Geomapping with Leaflet.js

Business Intelligence Software

  • Tableau

Advanced Topics

  • R Programming
  • Big Data Analytics with Hadoop
  • Supervised Machine Learning
  • Unsupervised Machine Learning
  • Deep Learning
* Note: These topics are subject to change based on local market demand and the input of our employer partners.

Part-Time Schedule

  • 24-week program
  • Classes held two weekdays from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
    and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Currently Enrolling:

» Coding Full-Time September 13, 2021

» Coding Part-Time September 1, 2021

» Data Science Part-Time August 3, 2021

» Cybersecurity Part-Time September 13, 2021

Learn more about The Data Science and Visualization Boot Camp at UC San Diego Extension by calling an admissions advisor at (858) 905-5063 or filling out the form below.

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